There are 3 ways to get from Peñíscola to Barcelona by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Tlg

$26 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

$19 - $32

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 17 min

  1. 140.2 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Peñíscola, Spain and Barcelona, Spain?

Spanish Railways (RENFE) operates a train from Peñíscola to Barcelona every 4 hours. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Peñíscola to Barcelona via Tortosa Peaje in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Spanish Railways (RENFE)
Bus operators
+34 (0) 902119814
Bus from Peñíscola to Tortosa Peaje
Ave. Duration
25 min
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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Bus from Tortosa Peaje to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
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Questions & Answers

The distance between Peñíscola and Barcelona is 187 km. The road distance is 224 km.

The cheapest way to get from Peñíscola to Barcelona is to bus which costs 16€ - 28€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Peñíscola to Barcelona is to drive which takes 2 h 17 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

No, there is no direct bus from Peñíscola to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Peñíscola and arriving at Barcelona via Tortosa Peaje. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to get from Peñíscola to Barcelona, including transfers.